CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

418 results for "conference expansion"

Page of 25
  1. Big Ten viewer's guide: Week 6

    Dan Murphy

    Three teams take a break this weekend as we approach the midway point of the 2014 season. There are still plenty of intriguing narratives to follow in the five Big Ten showdowns Saturday. The conference expansion teams get a chance to prove themselve...

    Blog | October 04, 2014
  2. Big Ten Tuesday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Yes, we know the offseason is long. We also know you have questions, so send 'em here. Don't forget: Twitter! To the inbox ... Nick from Marion, Ohio, writes: Not to get too into conference expansion questions again, but isn't the "Tech prob...

    Blog | March 04, 2014
  3. Big Ten Friday mailblog

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wishing you a great weekend. Less than two weeks from you know what. As always, don't forget to follow us on Twitter. Sean from Houston writes: I know that conference expansion/realignment talk is currently on the back burner. (I hope it stays ...

    Blog | August 16, 2013
  4. AD says UConn Huskies done chasing other conferences

    It's a prickly question, and one that visibly frustrates Connecticut athletic director Warde Manuel.

    Story | Conversation | July 05, 2013
  5. Crossover scheduling hurt by expansion

    Mark Schlabach

    Along with the elimination of longtime rivalries like Texas vs. Texas A&M, Missouri vs. Kansas and Notre Dame vs. Michigan, one of the most negative effects of recent conference expansion is the proliferation of permanent crossover opponents in l...

    Blog | June 04, 2013
  6. Buzz Williams and Marquette adjust to the new Big East by changin...

    Dana O'Neil

    Marquette has a new home in the new Big East, and Buzz Williams is adjusting to the change by changing nothing, writes Dana O'Neil.

    Story | Conversation | May 23, 2013
  7. Tulsa Golden Hurricane formally accept invitation of old Big East...

    Tulsa officials say they've accepted an invitation to join the soon-to-be-renamed Big East Conference beginning in 2014.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2013
  8. Tulsa set to announce move to Big East Conference on Tuesday, sou...

    Brett McMurphy

    Tulsa will hold a Tuesday news conference to announce it is moving to the soon-to-be-renamed Big East Conference in 2014, sources said.

    Story | Conversation | April 01, 2013
  9. Butler, Xavier yet to notify Atlantic 10 of departure to Big East...

    Butler and Xavier have not notified the Atlantic 10 that they plan to leave the conference to join the "new" Big East, A-10 commissioner Bernadette McGlade said Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | March 02, 2013
  10. Seven schools agree to leave Big East, debating process, source s...

    Brett McMurphy, Andy Katz, Dana O'Neil

    The seven Catholic schools in the Big East have agreed to leave the conference, but Georgetown is not on board with the process of departure, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.

    Story | Conversation | December 13, 2012
  11. Seven Catholic schools leaning toward leaving Big East, sources s...

    Brett McMurphy, Andy Katz, Dana O'Neil

    The presidents of the Big East's seven Catholic, non-Football Bowl Subdivision schools are expected to decide on their future in the Big East in the coming days, and it "would be an upset" if they remained in the league, sources told ESPN.

    Story | Conversation | December 12, 2012
  12. The Big East is pushing the Big Ten as nation's top conference - ...

    John Gasaway

    John Gasaway writes that in what is likely its last season as an elite college basketball conference, the Big East is pushing the Big Ten for the honor of being the nation's best league. He takes a look at the Big East's top Final Four contenders.

    Story | Conversation | December 12, 2012
  13. 16-team Big Ten? Michigan State Spartans AD Mark Hollis sees adva...

    Brett McMurphy

    The Big Ten recently announced it would increase to 14 members, so can a 16-team Big Ten be far behind?

    Story | Conversation | December 05, 2012
  14. College football's silly season is an endless cycle of change - N...

    Andrea Adelson

    Hired coaches, fired coaches, conference expansion ... oh, and there are actual games to play this week. Welcome to college football's silly season, writes Andrea Adelson, when normal is an endless cycle of change.

    Story | Conversation | November 27, 2012
  15. College football conference expansion won't likely end with Maryl...

    Mark Schlabach

    Maryland and Rutgers to the Big Ten is the latest round of conference expansion, but it certainly won't be the last, Mark Schlabach writes.

    Story | Conversation | November 20, 2012
  16. On Urban Meyer's Ohio State, Wisconsin, and the Big Ten expanding...

    Michael Weinreb

    The lies of conference expansion and the sad truth of college football.

    Story | Conversation | November 20, 2012